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Freedom Stone Is Far From Ground Zero

August 28, 2014 - 5:20am
The 20-ton cornerstone installed at the original site of the building known as the Freedom Tower ended up in the yard of a Long Island stone company.

Ex-Gov. McDonnell's Daughter Testifies About Parents' Troubled Marriage

August 28, 2014 - 5:05am
The eldest daughter of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, testified Wednesday in her parents' political-corruption trial that their marriage was "touchy-feely" in public but cold and troubled behind closed doors.

Islamic State Leaves Trail on Social Media

August 28, 2014 - 4:46am
The online interaction has brought extremist ideologues world-wide into closer and more personal contact with potential recruits but also gives Western investigators powerful tools for tracking potential threats.

Poor Cities Can Get High Credit Ratings

August 28, 2014 - 4:13am
Detroit's bankruptcy case cast a cloud of doubt over other U.S. cities with large populations of poor residents, but a surprising number of them are in relatively good financial shape.

U.S. Airstrikes Level Off In Iraq

August 27, 2014 - 9:18pm
American officials say the military campaign against Sunni extremists in Iraq has leveled off as the U.S. weighs plans for expanded airstrikes and humanitarian-aid drops.